Blog: Grobster in Japan
Dave Leggett | 23 October 2007
just-auto's news editor Graeme Roberts is in Japan this week on a European media trip organised by Toyota. It means I'm covering for him on the daily news but it's an excellent trip for him to be on and he will also take in the Tokyo show press day on Wednesday. He was at Toyota's Miyata plant yesterday and filed a very interesting piece. The plant sounds like quite something and its rural setting looks superb. Who said making cars was necessarily a noisy and dirty business?
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